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Two Philly Hospitals Have New Partner: Abu Dhabi

Two Philadelphia hospitals recently announced partnerships with an Abu Dhabi health care provider. Although both partnerships are preliminary and little detail has been offered — it opens the […]

Be Well Philly

Zion Harvey — 8-Year-Old Double Hand-Transplant Patient at CHOP — Released from Hospital Today

Late last month, the world fell in love with Zion Harvey, the eight-year-old Baltimore native who received a double hand transplant in early July at […]

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Nicki Minaj Visits Kids at CHOP Before Show in Camden

Nicki Minaj made a lot of little kids’ days yesterday afternoon, when she stopped by for a visit at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) […]

Be Well Philly

Study Done at CHOP Shows Huge Percentage of Doctors and Nurses Work While Sick

A new study published in JAMA Pediatrics found that a whopping 83 percent of doctors and nurses at the Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania had worked while […]

City Life

Alice Goffman’s Book on “Fugitive Life” in Philly Under Attack

Last year, Alice Goffman published On the Run: Fugitive Life in an American City, an adaptation of her dissertation at Princeton. For six years, while […]

Be Well Philly

CHOP Ranked 2nd Best Children’s Hospital in the Country

U.S. News and World Report just released their annual list of Best Children’s Hospitals, and good news for us Philadelphians: The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia […]

Be Well Philly

Watch This, Taylor Swift: CHOP’s Absolutely Perfect “Shake It Off” Spoof

I dare you not to smile (or cry a little bit) when you see this just-released video from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, in which […]

The Scene

Cheers for CHOP Featuring Salt-N-Pepa

On Saturday, February 28th, the 2nd Annual Cheers for CHOP (Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) was held at the Valley Forge Casino. This year the event […]

City Life

Paul Offit’s Measles Crusade

If you look at a bar graph of measles outbreaks in the United States since 2001, you’ll see a startling and ominous trend: After years […]

The Scene

Philadelphia Auto Show Black Tie Tailgate 2015

Nearly 4,000 people came out to enjoy “A Night to Remember at the 2015 Philadelphia Auto Show’s Black Tie Tailgate” on Friday, January 31st. Guests […]

City Life

CHOP’s Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic Answers Our Questions

In 2014, the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) was named a leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign. It received high marks not only for […]

Things to Do

Salt-N-Pepa Performing at CHOP Fundraiser

Friends of CHOP is going ’80s hip-hop for its upcoming Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia benefit, Cheers for CHOP, with organizers tapping rap queens Salt-N-Pepa as headliner. This performance is a […]

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Perelman Gives $50 Million to CHOP

Philanthropist Raymond G. Perelman has given $50 million to the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, which will be used to develop an 8-acre campus for health […]

City Life

Two Philly Hospitals Designated for Ebola Treatment

Remember early last month when it seemed like the Ebola virus might devastate America? When one person died, a few more got sick, and we […]

City Life

GIVEAWAY: Win Tickets to TOY This Saturday [CONTEST CLOSED]

If you’ve lived in Philly for a while, you know that TOY, Delaware Valley Legacy Fund (DVLF)’s annual holiday fundraiser for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia […]